Evita, starring Ricky Martin, Posts Closing Date

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Instead of recasting the show, following the departure of its original stars, the record-breaking and 2012 Tony Award-nominated production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical Evita —starring Grammy Award-winning international pop icon Ricky Martin (Che), Olivier Award-winning Argentinean actress Elena Roger (Eva) and Tony Award-winner Michael Cerveris (Perón)—will play its final performance on Saturday, January 26, 2013, after 26 previews and 337 regular […]

Porgy and Bess, Once and More Get 2013 Grammy Nomination

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Nominations for the 55th Annual Grammy Awards were announced Wednesday night in Nashville by the Recording Academy and, once again, Once is in the running for a major award. The cast recording for the Tony Award winning musical was nominated for Best Musical Theater Album along with cast recordings from two Gershwin musicals […]

Evita Bids Farewell to Ricky Martin, Elena Roger & Michael Cerveris on Jan 26

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Send to Kindle Grammy Award-winning international pop icon Ricky Martin as Che, Olivier Award-winning Argentinean actress Elena Roger as Eva Perón and Tony Award-winner Michael Cerveris as Juan Perón will play their final performance in Evita on Saturday, January 26, 2013.  The Tony-nominated production of the Tim Rice’s and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical will continue its open-ended run following the original stars’ departure. […]

Broadway to Dim Its Lights Tonight, Wednesday, Aug 8 in Memory of Iconic Composer Marvin Hamlisch

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The Broadway community mourns the loss of celebrated composer, performer, arranger, musical coordinator, orchestrator, and musical supervisor, Marvin Hamlisch, who passed away August 6, 2012 at age 68. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in his memory on Wednesday, August 8th, at exactly 8:00 p.m. for one minute. […]

‘How to Succeed in Business’ is Closing

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The 50th Anniversary production of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying will end its run on May 20 at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre. The production, which recouped its $9 million initial investment in December 2011, currently stars Nick Jonas and Beau Bridges. Jonas was scheduled to perform with the company through […]

‘How to Succeed…’ EP, featuring Nick Jonas, release date set

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New star of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Nick Jonas, headed to the studio February 19, to record a new Broadway cast album of the 50th anniversary revival of the production. Broadway Records will release the EP of Nick Jonas performing five tracks from the smash hit musical on Tuesday, […]

Nick Jonas has recorded ‘How to Succeed’ Album

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New star of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Nick Jonas, headed to the studio last Sunday, February 19, to record a new Broadway cast album of the 50th anniversary revival of the production. The EP will be release by Broadway Records this spring.  Robert Sher, a six-time Grammy nominee will […]